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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the newspaper that Mark gives Rachel in the airport that has a story about the robbery?
2. What does Richard get a ticket for when he proposes to Rachel?
3. Why does Rachel believe her newborn son arrives early?
4. What question does Marvin ask Rachel at the end of Chapter Twelve?
5. What newspaper did Rachel work at when she was a journalist?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Arthur's physical appearance.
2. Describe Juanita's character.
3. What does Rachel discover in Mark's office?
4. What is the relationship like between the Feldmans and the Siegels?
5. How did Rachel get into the food writing business?
6. Does Rachel enjoy giving cooking demonstrations?
7. How do Arthur and Julie keep Rachel entertained in the hospital?
8. What does Rachel learn about Thelma's birthday?
9. Why is Rachel so upset about the new blazer Mark bought?
10. What is the Siegels' reaction when Rachel calls them to tell them about Mark and Thelma's affair?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the setting of New York City and its influence on Rachel. How does the city offer Rachel more possibilities? When she returns to New York, what support system does she have there? What does she like about the specialty shops in New York?
Essay Topic 2
How does Rachel end her marriage to Mark? What loose ends does she tie up at home with Mark before she leaves? What plans does she make for her immediate future?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Jonathan's role as a husband. Why is he willing to put up with Thelma's affair with Mark? How does he attempt to control it? What does he try to persuade Rachel to do?
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